Thanks to stylish, contemporary décor and a top-of-the-range spa, this is Zante’s leading 5-star hotel.
This place is a leading light in Zante’s luxury scene. It’s an ultra-stylish retreat, with a pair of huge pools and a choice of elegant dining spots. And the classical style spa takes care of pampering.
It’s a minute’s stroll through the olive groves to the soft-sand beach. And it’s a 15-minute walk into the heart of Tsilivi, where you’ll find a big choice of shops, bars and tavernas.
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Buffet breakfast and an à la carte option for dinner.
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Surrounded by palm trees and gardens, cool off in the main pool. If you'd prefer to relax, grab a sunbed or unwind in the whirlpool bath.
Sanitas Per Aquam spa*
Enjoy the many spa treatments on offer, such as massage and body wraps. You can choose to relax in the heated indoor pool and whirlpool bath, or wind down in the sauna and steam room. Whether it's a special occasion or you'd just like to treat yourself, visit the hairdresser and choose from a range of services.
Ambrosia main restaurant*
This place is open for breakfast and dinner. It offers up Greek and international specialities. You can decide if you'd like to sit indoors or outside overlooking the pool. Dinner is part of the Half Board option. There's a dress code here, men are asked to wear long trousers at dinner.
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One of the best hotels we ever stayed. We stayed there already 3 times
Lesante is one of the best holiday hotels we ever stayed. We loved this 5 star hotel so much that we already stayed there 3 years in a row during our summer holiday. The staff is helpful, cordial, polite, and ready to assist you in any situation even after you left the premises. Situated in a quite area, the hotel is 5 minute away from the beach. You can alternate the beach with the 2 pools of the hotel. We took half board and the buffets for breakfast and dinner were very varied and tasty. We wish we could have taken full board, but it was not available. Should we go the fourth time to Zakynthos, no doubt we will choose Lesante hotel.More
Top of the shop for relaxing holiday.
Best rooms overlooking the pool have spa pools on the balcony, fresh bottled water & fruit daily, linen changed and breakfast delivered as a courtesy not extra. The hotel staff became like family and the atmosphere was very laid back, so much so I fell out of my chair! Recommended for discerning guests who don't want to dance all night - very quiet.More
TrickyMicky1964, Bushey, United Kingdom
Top Class Hotel
Spent a week at this hotel early October and could not fault a thing. The staff were pleasant and friendly and a special mention to the maids who kept the room immaculate. Although I am not normally fond of buffet food I have to say that Lesante was one of the best for choice and the food being hot. The walk to town is easy and there are plenty of restaurants and shops. We took a taxi into Zante which was 10 euros. Well done Lesante I hope you maintain the standards and look forward to visiting again in the future.More
LORRAINE T, Croydon, United Kingdom
They've made it really difficult for us to try other Greek Islands because the Lesante ticks all our boxes and more which is so difficult to find when choosing a holiday, just wish we could pick it up and take it with us. Just returned from our 4th visit (and planning our 5th) to Lesante, twice this year once in July and a week just mum and daughter in October sadly the weather wasn't kind and only had 2 days of sun in October but still had a fab time. The staff and management make us feel like friends rather than guests and get such a genuine warm welcome it makes us feel like we are 'home' when we arrive. The staff are attentive, polite, friendly and clearly trained to a high standard. The hotel is beautifully decorated, modern, elegant and very calm and relaxing. Some may say 'posh' but certainly not stuffy. Nothing is too much trouble and they go above and beyond to cater for your every whim ... So don't complain on trip advisor speak to them and give them a chance to to put whatever right! We've stayed in 2 different rooms the deluxe and the premium deluxe the latter being the best with double basins, mood lighting, spa bath, very comfy beds and extra storage space and much larger room. This was the block facing the smaller pool but facing the trees and path at the back which we preferred the quietness and privacy of not having a pool view this time( by the way the path leads to a back gate which closes at 11pm and brings you out near the supermarket). The hotel is immaculately clean ... Rooms, towels and linen changed every day. The hotel is a 15 min taxi ride from airport and a welcome glass of champagne awaits and while your luggage is delivered to your room you are given a tour of the hotel which personally made me feel comfortable straight away so you know where to go and what to do. The food in the hotel is delicious, breakfast consists of everything you could want with fresh crepes and omelettes. Dinner is different every night with pasta, fish, seafood, carved meats etc and the desserts are to die for. Don't expect typical English children's meals like nuggets and chips it's proper food here. The a la carte restaurant is lovely and breezy to enjoy lunch on an afternoon. We always chose to sit outside on an evening overlooking the beautiful pool bathed in candlelight. The hotel does expect (quite rightly) that guests dress for dinner and men wear long trousers sadly however some don't do the hotel justice and wear beach shorts and flip flops. Entertainment is very relaxing with vocalists and guitarists playing by the pool with seating around and candlelight to enjoy a glass or two. I personally wouldn't recommend this hotel for children however they are welcomed but there is no entertainment other than a small playground I think the emphasis here is on grown ups having a chilled out holiday. The pool area is beautiful and calm with gentle relaxing music playing, waiter service and the most comfortable sunbeds ever! Pool towels are provided too. All in all a perfect holiday and superb hotel. Can't wait for 2015!More
truemmd, Leeds, United Kingdom
According to Greek standards is a 5 star hotel; I think is more a 4plus but is a good 1 week holiday hotel before winter season. Plus: staff is very attentive, close to Zante - capital of island 5 min by car, beautiful designed lobby & pools, cleaning is very very good, rooms are nice with coffe/tea preparation pots, good beds, nice bath; if choose deluxe room this is actually close to standard as amenities but is bigger in size. Minus: breakfast a little too repetitive, boring evenings in hotel if you cannot travel around island, hotel has no private beach so you have to walk 5 minutes to find a public one and this beach is not one of the best on the island. The car is a must otherwise you are stuck in hotel and only thing you can do is laying around the pool because hotel is on top of a hill. I reccomend Dafni beach even if you face a portion of forest road - is considered the best on island. There is also a sulphur&colagen beach in Xygia: the smell is bearable & you really can feel a difference on your skin. I strongly recommend a trip on island by car to view the 1500years old olive tree, a nice sunset at Kampi ans also another amazing sunset at Keri Lighthouse, Navaggio beach with wonderful view & colors of sea, Laganas beach, Gerakas & Banana beach, for snorkeling Porto Limnionas & Porto Roxa. Zakynthos is one of the best Greek islands and you need just few hours by car from north to south to see its beauties. For the ones who love Greek islands I strongly reccomend this island and this hotel for holiday but get a car if you want to travel around.More
jooana89, Bucharest, Romania
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